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AK: Murkowski(R) vs.Metcalfe(D) vs.Miller(L) vs.Stevens(L) vs.Lamb(R)
AL: Shelby(R) vs.Crumpton(D) vs.Bowman(R)
AR: Boozman(R) vs.Eldridge(D) vs.Gilbert(L)
AZ: McCain(R) vs.Kirkpatrick(D) vs.Mealer(I) vs.Ward(R)
CA: Harris(D) vs.Sanchez(D) vs.Chavez(R) vs.Del Beccaro(R) vs.Sundheim(R) vs.Brannon(R)
CO: Bennet(D) vs.Glenn(R) vs.Neville(R) vs.Frazier(R) vs.Keyser(R) vs.Littleton(R)
CT: Blumenthal(D) vs.Carter(R) vs.Orchulli(R) vs.Kudlow(R) vs.Wolf(R) vs.Foley(R)
FL: Rubio(R) vs.Murphy(D) vs.Grayson(D) vs.Keith(D) vs.DeSantis(R) vs.Cantera(R)
GA: Isakson(R) vs.Barksdale(D) vs.Buckley(L) vs.Barrow(D) vs.Grayson(R)
HI: Schatz(D) vs.Carroll(R) vs.Pirkowski(R) vs.Cavasso(R)
IA: Grassley(R) vs.Judge(D) vs.Fiegen(D) vs.Hogg(D) vs.Krause(D)
ID: Crapo(R) vs.Sturgill(D) vs.Pro-Life(C) vs.LaRocco(D)
IL: Kirk(R)
vs.Duckworth(D) vs.Harris(D) vs.Zopp(D)
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vs.Young(R) vs.Stutzman(R) vs.Hill(D) vs.Holcomb(R) vs.Bosma(R)
KS: Moran(R) vs.Wiesner(D) vs.Orman(I)
KY: Paul(R) vs.Gray(D) vs.Conway(D)
LA: (runoff Dec. 10) Kennedy(D) vs.Campbell(D) vs.Fleming(R) vs.Boustany(R) vs.Maness(R) vs.Cao(R) vs.Clements(L)
MD: Van Hollen(D) vs.Szeliga(R) vs.Flowers(G) vs.Douglas(R) vs.Steele(R)
MO: Blunt(R) vs.Kander(D)
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vs. Hassan(D) vs.Rubens(R)
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NY: Schumer(D) vs.Long(R)
OH: Portman(R) vs.Strickland(D) vs.Sittenfeld(D)
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Donald McEachin on Abortion
Click here for 2 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • Repeal sonogram requirement to get an abortion. (Feb 2016)
  • Supports pro-choice legislation. (Nov 2016)
Donald McEachin on Budget & Economy
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  • Seek job-creating investments in infrastructure & families. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports federal spending to promote economic growth. (Nov 2016)
Donald McEachin on Civil Rights
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  • Champion anti-discrimination for women & minorities. (Nov 2016)
  • Voted NO on religious freedom to avoid same-sex marriage. (Feb 2016)
  • Ratify the Equal Rights Amendment. (Jan 2016)
  • Supports same-sex marriage. (Nov 2016)
Donald McEachin on Corporations
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Donald McEachin on Crime
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  • Correct outdated discriminatory over-incarceration policies. (Nov 2016)
  • No secret purchases of lethal injection drugs. (Mar 2016)
Donald McEachin on Drugs
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Donald McEachin on Education
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  • Universal access to pre-K; invest in our public schools. (Nov 2016)
  • Graduate debt-free from public college. (Nov 2016)
  • No constitutional amendment for charter schools. (Feb 2016)
  • Keep students free from coercive religious messaging. (Jan 2014)
  • Supports states adopting federal education standards. (Nov 2016)
Donald McEachin on Energy & Oil
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  • Reduce carbon emissions to mitigate climate change. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports federally developing renewable energy. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports regulation of greenhouse gas emission. (Nov 2016)
Donald McEachin on Environment
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  • Address public health threats from pollution & toxins. (Nov 2016)
Donald McEachin on Families & Children
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Donald McEachin on Foreign Policy
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Donald McEachin on Free Trade
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Donald McEachin on Government Reform
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  • Automatic voter registration to expand the right to vote. (Nov 2016)
  • Allow absentee voting for voter convenience. (Feb 2016)
  • No photo ID for voting. (Feb 2013)
Donald McEachin on Gun Control
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  • Reduce gun violence with universal background checks. (Nov 2016)
  • No concealed carry without a permit. (Feb 2016)
  • Supports gun-control legislation. (Nov 2016)
Donald McEachin on Health Care
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  • Affordable health care should be considered a human right. (Nov 2016)
  • Opposes repealing the 2010 affordable care act. (Nov 2016)
Donald McEachin on Homeland Security
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  • Reform and fully fund the VA. (Nov 2016)
Donald McEachin on Immigration
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  • Comprehensive immigration towards earning citizenship. (Nov 2016)
  • Let sanctuary cities limit federal immigration enforcement. (Feb 2016)
  • Opposes requiring illegals to return to country of origin. (Nov 2016)
Donald McEachin on Jobs
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  • Raise minimum wage from $7.25 to $9.25 per hour. (Feb 2014)
Donald McEachin on Principles & Values
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Donald McEachin on Social Security
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  • Ensure that the wealthiest Americans pay their fair share. (Nov 2016)
Donald McEachin on Tax Reform
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  • Make our tax code fairer, simpler, and more progressive. (Nov 2016)
Donald McEachin on Technology
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Donald McEachin on War & Peace
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Donald McEachin on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Based on these stances:
(Click on topic for excerpt & citation)
Strongly Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(+5 points on Social scale)
Repeal sonogram requirement to get an abortion: Favors topic 1
Supports pro-choice legislation: Strongly Favors topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Champion anti-discrimination for women & minorities: Strongly Favors topic 2
Ratify the Equal Rights Amendment: Strongly Favors topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(+5 points on Social scale)
Voted NO on religious freedom to avoid same-sex marriage: Strongly Favors topic 3
Supports same-sex marriage: Strongly Favors topic 3
Strongly Opposes topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(+5 points on Social scale)
Keep students free from coercive religious messaging: Strongly Opposes topic 4
Strongly Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Affordable health care should be considered a human right: Strongly Favors topic 5
Opposes repealing the 2010 affordable care act: Strongly Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Ensure that the wealthiest Americans pay their fair share: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Strongly Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Universal access to pre-K; invest in our public schools: Strongly Opposes topic 7
No constitutional amendment for charter schools: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Supports states adopting federal education standards: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Strongly Opposes topic 8:
Society bears cost of pollution
(+5 points on Social scale)
Address public health threats from pollution & toxins: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Strongly Opposes topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(+5 points on Social scale)
Correct outdated discriminatory over-incarceration policies: Strongly Opposes topic 9
No secret purchases of lethal injection drugs: Strongly Opposes topic 9
Strongly Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Reduce gun violence with universal background checks: Strongly Opposes topic 10
No concealed carry without a permit: Opposes topic 10
Supports gun-control legislation: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Strongly Favors topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Make our tax code fairer, simpler, and more progressive: Strongly Favors topic 11
Strongly Favors topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(+5 points on Social scale)
Comprehensive immigration towards earning citizenship: Strongly Favors topic 12
Let sanctuary cities limit federal immigration enforcement: Strongly Favors topic 12
Opposes requiring illegals to return to country of origin: Favors topic 12
No opinion on topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-3 points on Social scale)
Reform and fully fund the VA: Favors topic 15
Favors topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(+2 points on Social scale)
Automatic voter registration to expand the right to vote: Strongly Favors topic 16
Allow absentee voting for voter convenience: Strongly Favors topic 16
No photo ID for voting: Strongly Opposes topic 16
No opinion on topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Reduce carbon emissions to mitigate climate change: Strongly Favors topic 18
Supports federally developing renewable energy: Strongly Favors topic 18
Supports regulation of greenhouse gas emission: Strongly Favors topic 18
No opinion on topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Seek job-creating investments in infrastructure & families: Strongly Favors topic 20
Supports federal spending to promote economic growth: Strongly Favors topic 20

Donald McEachin is a Hard-Core Liberal.
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